Paseo de Pedregalejo, Malaga Este

Ash crisis? What ash crisis?

Ash crisis over? Sadly it looks likely, as confirmation of our homeward flight comes through from the airline. This eruption story update is now available!Read more


On Holiday in the Shadow of the Volcano

I'm on holiday, and you can read all about it...

I’ve struggled out of the creaking bed, bladder full to bursting point at some god-forsaken hour. I checked the time prior to baling out - 07:33. Not that bad really. Perhaps my wife won’t mind too much after all. Read more

hadrians murdo

Illuminating Hadrian's Wall

We spent some time on Hadrian's Wall taking part in its' illumination, commemorating the 1600th anniversary since the Romans left Britain. I wrote about it. (Well, I would, wouldn't I?)Read more

An Introduction to Gibraltar

I wrote a light-hearted look at somewhere I have a lot of affection for ... Gibraltar!  Already this is nostalgia, as a lot of things have changed there since 2007 when I worked there for 6 months.Read more